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Bob Barker quotes on animal, loss, pets, activist, population, ideas, and change.

17 Insightful Quotes By Bob Barker

Famous As: Television Game Show Host
Born On: December 12, 1923
Born In: Darrington, Washington, United States
Founder / Co Founder: DJ&T Foundation

Bob Barker is an American retired television game show host. He is renowned for hosting ‘The Price Is Right.’ From 1967 to 1987, he hosted ‘Miss USA’ pageants and ‘Miss Universe.’ He was also the host of ‘Truth or Consequences.’ Following is a corpus of famous quotes by Bob Barker on mistakes, population, animals, change, circus, elephant, soldier, joy, people, care, talent, games, ideas, belief, heart, country, USA, decision, past, dancing, life, love and more.

A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life.

Bob Barker

You can't fool television viewers with dancing girls and flashing lights

Bob Barker

We must educate the public. The average person has no idea of what's going on in factory farms, in laboratories, circuses, roadside zoos or rodeos.

Bob Barker

This is so like the way the Americans deliberately erroneously refer to Afghans and Iraqis as terrorists when they fight back killing American soldiers to protect their young from the illegal American invasion.

Bob Barker

The cardinal rule for hosting the Miss USA and Miss Universe beauty pageants is to expect the unexpected.

Bob Barker

Nothing gives me quite so much joy as when people tell me they've had their pets spayed or neutered.

Bob Barker

Many people have the idea that game shows are easy to come up with. And nothing could be further from the truth

Bob Barker

I'll tell you one thing, in what I do for a living, there's no substitute for experience. I don't care how much natural talent you may have... In the type of show I do, you can depend on surprises.

Bob Barker

I think that age as a number is not nearly as important as health. You can be in poor health and be pretty miserable at 40 or 50. If you're in good health, you can enjoy things into your 80s.

Bob Barker

I can't believe you're a professional golfer. I think you should be working at the snack bar.

Bob Barker

I can tell you that I'd rather be kissed by my dogs than by some people I've known.

Bob Barker

Help control the pet population. Have your pets spayed or neutered.

Bob Barker

Change isn't always good. Sometimes changing things is a terrible mistake.

Bob Barker

I became a vegetarian out of concern for animals, but I wasn't a vegetarian long before I realized there's something to that. I don't think I would have worked for the past five years probably were it not for my vegetarian diet.

Bob Barker

I'd like to see animals removed from the entertainment business. Chimpanzees and apes won't perform unless you beat them. Circuses keep elephants in chains 90 percent of the time. Elephants need freedom of movement. In circuses, they live in cramped quarters, which is not the life intended for them by nature. Some are beaten daily, forced to do ridiculous tricks and robbed of every shred of dignity.

Bob Barker

I'm a vegetarian - I think there's a strong possibility, had I not become a vegetarian, I would not be working now. I became a vegetarian about 25 years ago, and I did it out of concern for animals. But I immediately began having more energy and feeling better

Bob Barker

Networks decide who will have a chance to do shows, but it is the viewers who make the final decision of who stays and who goes. I am very fortunate, in that the television viewers of our country have decided that Bob Barker can stay.

Bob Barker